Monthly Archives: February 2016

New short course: “Issues in global non-communicable diseases: from research to policy”

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs), such as cardiovascular disease and cancer, are responsible for the greatest burden of death and disability globally. No longer viewed as diseases of affluence, NCDs are of critical importance to all countries and are firmly on the … Continue reading

Follow-up Expert Meeting: Intersections between violence against children and violence against women

Practitioners, researchers and funders – working to prevent intimate partner violence (IPV) and violence against children – will gather at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), 10-11 March 2016.

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Alumni Profile: Dr Elizabeth Wala

For this week’s Alumni Profile we spoke to Dr Elizabeth Wala (Liz), who graduated from the School in 2011 with an MSc in Infectious Diseases by Distance Learning. Liz now works as the CEO of the Kenya Medical Association. How did … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Next ‘Why Evaluate?’ workshop for local government practitioners!

This event has now passed. SPHR@L is excited to announce a further workshop on ‘Why evaluate?: An introductory workshop on research, evidence and evaluation for local government.’ We are particularly interested in engaging with those working in housing, transport, and … Continue reading

‘Request a copy’ function is live

LSHTM Research Online is the freely accessible online database of research conducted by staff from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Where possible we provide access to the full text of research articles, where we are unable to provide … Continue reading